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The First First Friday Honolulu Art Gallery Walk is tomorrow - NOVEMBER 1ST, 2019 (see details below). Come on down to Chinatown/Downtown from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm (with after hour activities until 2:00 am) and visit the galleries and merchants and enjoy their impressive array of exhibits and events.
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Profiles Of The Month - NOVEMBER 2019
View profiles of the month and previous profiles of the month on FirstFridayHawaii.Com.
- The ARTS At Marks Garage
- Hawaii Watercolor Society
- Joan Pabst Dubanoski - Pacific Isle Image
- Downbeat Diner and Lounge
- Ethiopian Love Restaurant
| FEATURED EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS|
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| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Hawaii State Art Museum First Friday: Art, Music and Fashion - NOVEMBER 2019 (11/1/2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm)|
Free, all-ages evening of art, music and fashion at HiSAM! Hawaii Fashion Month fashion shows 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. with Matt Bruening, Citadine, Okika Cloth and Laha`ole Designs, musical guests DJ Jetboy, John-Paul Brabant, and Izik, plus hands-on art workshops with Hannah Shun and Liz Train, free photobooth with Photo Ops, and pop-up shops!
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - The Pegge Hopper Gallery - EXHIBIT: Remembrance - Roy Venters (11/1/2019 - 11am - 9PM)|
Pegge Hopper Gallery presents a show of remembrance for beloved artist and friend Roy Venters who passed away on September 29th. Venters moved to Honolulu in 1971 and was a vibrant part of the art community. Known as the King of Hearts, his studio on Nu'uanu Ave helped with the artistic transformation of Chinatown in the early 2000's. A selection of works, photos and shared memories, will be on display in celebration of Roy and his art. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - The Arts At Marks Garage First Friday - Opening Reception of Hawaii Watercolor's Little Picture Show (11/1/2019 - 6 -10pm)|
The ARTS at Marks Garage is a community arts center with a 1,000 sq. ft. gallery, a 1,000 sq. ft. theater, and a 1,000 sq. ft. office space founded in 2001. Marks is home to 13 performing and visual arts businesses including Youth Speaks Hawaii and Hawaii Shakespeare Festival. 45,000 visitors attend 13 exhibits and 150 performances each year. More...
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| NEWS - Hawaii Theatre - COMING NOVEMBER - DECEMBER 2019 EVENTS|
Proclaimed as the "Pride of the Pacific," the beautiful Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922 in downtown Honolulu. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Ong King's - First Friday - A Freaky, Fright Filled Fantasmagora & Haunted House of Shadows (11/1/2019 - 7:30pm - 2am)|
The season of ghosts and goblins is upon us - as well as the harvest of seasons past, and the thinning of the veil to commune with those who have past to the other side. To celebrate, we hare having a fun, fright filled night of Music, Art and Dance to let all of the monsters mash, the ghouls peek, and the people to get down. More...
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| NEWS - Hawai'i Watercolor Society - The Chemistry of Water Exhibit at Honolulu Museum of Art School Main Library|
Chemistry of Water challenged our artists to interpret the theme and showcase watercolor as a medium of expression and technical innovation and excellence. This is HWS' Open Juried show and our juror, Paul Jackson, AWS, NWS is a nationally recognized artist and teacher. In the gallery space, a lecture series with top experts in their respective fields will present on the theme of 'Color of Water'. Each lecture is 1 hour--30 min of presentation with time for Q&A and to view the show. We have an exploration table set up for to examine samples of various watercolor textures/techniques and magnification tools to see samples up close. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - First Friday At Downbeat Lounge - Foundation Meets Dancehall (11/1/2019 - 5-2am)|
Pressure Down Sounds and Rudies Hi-Fi spin strictly-vinyl all-night reggae grooves for First Friday at Downbeat Lounge. Vintage wax mixes of dancehall, ska, rocksteady and more by selectors Irie-Sistable and Zion Coptic Sound. With special guest DJ Bob. More...
| NEWS - Pegge Hopper Gallery: NEW POPOKI NOTECARD COLLECTION!|
Latest news from Pegge Hopper Galllery. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Louis Pohl Gallery Exhibit - "The Dreams of Plants: Native and Tropical Flowers of Hawaii" (11/1/2019 - 5pm - 9pm)|
The Louis Pohl Gallery is dedicated to featuring Hawaii artists whose works reflect the standards of excellence, creativity, and inventive spirit for which its namesake was known during his lifetime. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Next Door First Friday Featuring Live Art, Live Music, Food and More (11/1/2019 - 5pm-2am)|
Nextdoor features a strong list of musical and art talent. Drink specials drink specials and more drink specials! Arrive early as we have been hitting capacity by 11pm! See you all for another amazing FF in Chinatown! More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Bar Elixrs - BAR & LOUNGE (11/1/2019 - 11am-2am)|
Bar Elixrs Intimate lit bar and lounge serving authentic Mexican fusion food, Cocktails, live sports, music & guest DJ's. Open 3pm to close Mon - Sat. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - HiSAM Gallery Shop x MORI by Art+Flea - Art, Music and Fashion (11/1/2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm)|
MORI by Art+Flea's purpose is to showcase a compelling environment that embraces the spirit of O ahu's creative local businesses with the intention of fusing community with creativity. At MORI, not only can customers find unique and thoughtfully crafted goods, but we also provide opportunities for them to witness and experience what Hawai i's small business scene is about through various in-store workshops and pop-up events. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Chinatown Artists Lofts: Open Studios @ Chinatown Courtyard / Mendonca Building (11/1/2019 - 6:00pm - 9pm)|
Half-a-dozen artists offer open-studios on the second floor of Chinatown Artists Lofts, with live music and refreshments overlooking a tropical courtyard from 6-10 p.m. Entrances on Smith and Maunakea near Hotel Street. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - HASR Bistro First Friday Featuring Ben Vegas & Maila Gibson (11/1/2019 - 4:00 pm - 11:30pm)|
Happy hour entertainment and special dinner menu... reservations recommended. As always, you can purchase a HASR Logo glass for $5. See you there! More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Owens & Co. (11/1/2019)|
10% OFF SPECIAL! Owens & Co. is a unique boutique located in the Chinatown Arts district of Honolulu. Owens & Co. offers a fantastic collection of home accessories, gifts, as well as vintage items. Please stop by to check out the shop. More...
| NEWS - University Of Hawai'i Art Gallery - EXHIBITS - Brad Evan Taylor: Rift - November 3 - December 13, 2019 - Coming Events at University of Hawaii Art Gallery More...|
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Ethiopian Love Restaurant (11/1/2019 - 5pm - 10pm)|
Ethiopian Love Restaurant, 2018 Hale Aina Award winner: Finalist in Best Vegetarian More...
| NEWS - November First Friday Art Walk Current Events and Exhibits Calendar Updated|
Check out upcoming exhibits, shows and events for the next First Friday. More...
| FIRST FRIDAY EVENT - Indigo Alliance Hawai'i First Friday (11/1/2019 - 3:00pm - 8:00pm)|
Come and Check us out INDIGO Alliance Hawai'i is a spiritual energy center in the heart of Honolulu's Chinatown, hosting two treatment and reading rooms and a small shop with your conscious living necessities. We will have 15 minute readings for $20 More...
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| NEWS - Association Of Hawaii Artists (AHA) - CALL to ARTIST- Miniature Show at Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden|
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| NEWS - Hawai'i Watercolor Society's - Latest Newsletter|
The Hawaii Watercolor Society is open to anyone interested in the art of watercolor. Our mission is to nurture and stimulate interest in water media through education, exhibitions, and collaboration with other organizations, associations, and individuals. More...
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| NEWS - Downbeat Diner and Lounge Present...Featured Events|
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| NEWS - Bus Detours for NOVEMBER 1, 2019 First Friday - City buses will be DETOURED...get the details More...|
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| PROFILES OF THE MONTH|
(Back to the top) - 5 great profiles of this month
| The ARTS At Marks Garage (808) 521-2903|
The ARTS at Marks Garage is a community arts center with a 1,000 sq. ft. gallery, a 1,000 sq. ft. theater, and a 1,000 sq. ft. office space founded in 2001. Marks is home to 13 performing and visual arts businesses including Youth Speaks Hawaii and Hawaii Shakespeare Festival. 45,000 visitors attend 13 exhibits and 150 performances each year.
| Hawaii Watercolor Society |
To nurture and stimulate interest in water media through education, exhibitions, and collaboration with other organizations, associations, and individuals.
| Joan Pabst Dubanoski - Pacific Isle Image 808 254-3379|
The patterns in nature and the relation of color to these patterns are fascinating to explore... I seek to release the beauty of these patterns through digital imaging.
| Downbeat Diner and Lounge 808-533-2328|
American diner food favorites with vegetarian options on everything. Lounge located right next door to Chinatown's favorite little Diner. FF Event - Joe Agogo of Jetsetter Productions will proudly debut Club Underground
| Ethiopian Love Restaurant (808) 725-7197|
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